Programs and Productions
Lawrenceville, GA Ghost Tours
May 03, 2019-Oct 31, 2019
Real Stories, Real Spooky Places.
Children of Eden
Jul 18, 2019-Sep 01, 2019
Book by John Caird
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Based on a concept by Charles Lisanby
Orchestrations by Bruce Coughlin and Martin Erskine
This season Aurora Theatre is going Old Testament with their season opening musical CHILDREN OF EDEN. With music from the great American composer who brought us Wicked and Pippin comes the epic masterpiece that sets the Book of Genesis soaring. The musical encompasses the story of creation as well as the great flood, but also examines the complex love between parents and children. Don’t miss this tale of love, family, and the power of forgiveness.
Hackea Tu Realidad
Jul 28, 2019
Summer Camp 2019
Mar 06, 2019-Jul 19, 2019
Spend your summer at Camp Aurora! What distinguishes Aurora Theatre Academy from other drama classes is that students have the opportunity to rehearse and perform in a professional theatre, and their instructors are working professionals with years of real-world theatrical experience. In addition to receiving training to be a winner on stage, students build confidence, communication, and life skills that will be a valuable part of their bright futures.
Aug 09, 2019-Aug 10, 2019
Featuring Atlanta comics from Dad’s Garage
Atlanta’s best improv group returns with a hilarious, off-the-cuff night of comedy. Since 1995, Dad’s Garage Theatre Company has been producing innovative, scripted and improvised works. Improv Comedy is what Dad’s Garage does best—fast-paced comedy scenes and games made up on the spot using your suggestions.
Cirque Du Todd
Aug 10, 2019
Todd Key is an extraordinary talent with amazing skill in the art of juggling. A legendary fixture at Renaissance Festivals in North America as a part of the act The Zucchini Brothers, Todd hones his solo show Cirque Du Todd especially for children and families. Imagine, if you will, a man balanced upon a small, thin board, performing rope tricks, interacting with the audience, and juggling the TEN MOST DANGEROUS OBJECTS IN HISTORY, all while maintaining a patter that will keep you laughing so hard tears will come to your eyes. That’s Cirque Du Todd!
Sep 19, 2019-Oct 20, 2019
By Jen Silverman
Fifty-something Sharon is a recently divorced busybody. Financially she needs a roommate to share her expenses. Emotionally she needs a roommate to break the isolation of her Iowa home. Enter Robyn, also in her mid-fifties, who is looking for a calm quiet place to hide from her past and start over. As Sharon begins to pick at Robyn’s secrets, things spiral out of control like a cross between Thelma and Louise and Breaking Bad.
Christmas Canteen 2019
Nov 14, 2019-Dec 23, 2019
Directed & Choreographed by David Rossetti
Musical Direction By Ann-Carol Pence
Written by Jimi Kocina
Gwinnett’s longest-running theatrical holiday tradition, Christmas Canteen 2019 returns for a 24th smash year! This stunning musical revue makes The Most Wonderful Time of the Year even more wonderful. Brimming with songs, comic sketches, trips down memory lane and a sprinkle of Christmas magic, it’s the holiday show with something for everyone
A Christmas Carol
Dec 07, 2019-Dec 22, 2019
Adapted and Directed by Tony Brown
Let Anthony Rodriguez guide you through the traditional tale of Mr. Scrooge and the troop of Dickens’ characters in a one-man presentation of A Christmas Carol with a twist.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Jan 09, 2020-Feb 09, 2020
A play by Simon Stephens
Based on the novel by Mark Haddon
A co-production between Aurora Theatre and Horizon Theatre
Winner of seven 2013 Olivier Awards and five 2015 Tony Awards, including Best Play, this thrilling production has been enjoyed by over three million people worldwide. Christopher John Francis Boone, a 15-year-old boy on the spectrum who likes math, outer space and looking after his pet rat Toby finds himself at the center of a mystery. Wrongfully accused of murdering his neighbor’s dog, Christopher’s investigation to find the real culprit uncovers a thrilling adventure that turns his whole world upside-down.
On Your Feet!
Mar 05, 2020-Apr 19, 2020
Music & Lyrics by Gloria & Emilio Estefan
Book by Alexander Dinelaris
From humble beginnings in Havana to international superstardom, Gloria & Emilio Estefan changed the music industry forever. Experience the inspiring true story of two people whose belief in their art and determination created a new crossover genre of music. This Broadway sensation is a dance party that features all of your favorite songs including: Rhythm is Gonna Get You, 1-2-3, Conga, Turn the Beat Around and many more.
Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End
May 07, 2020-Jun 07, 2020
By Allison Engel and Margaret Engel
Directed by Megan Rose-Houchins
Atlanta favorite Lane Carlock brings to life the humor and unapologetic truth of a mother, housewife, and philosopher in this charming one-woman show.